Species of Thailand
Ampeliceps coronatus, Edward Blyth, 1842
(In Thai: นกเอี้ยงหัวสีทอง)
The golden-crested myna (Ampeliceps coronatus) is a species in the starling and myna family, Sturnidae. It is found from north-eastern India through Indochina and has been introduced to the British Indian Ocean Territory. Its main habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, but it is also found in heavily degraded former forest.
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Category / Seasonal Status
BCST Category: Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years
BCST Seasonal status: Resident or presumed resident
- Ampeliceps coronatus
- Thai: นกเอี้ยงหัวสีทอง
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
Least Concern (ONEP)
Near Threatened (BCST)
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